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MAIN News Archives for September 2022

09/30 -  Ukraine applies for NATO membership, rules out Putin talks
09/30 -  Hurricane Ian could cripple Florida's home insurance industry
09/30 -  North Carolina attorney general investigating solar panel provider Pink Energy
09/30 -  Hurricane Ian to make landfall in South Carolina Friday; the latest track information here
09/29 -  Over 194,000 Russians flee call-up to neighboring countries
09/29 -  Earth is under threat, yet you would scarcely know it
09/29 -  Ian downgraded to tropical storm; timing shifts to Friday for NC impacts
09/29 -  Three arrested, two wanted after search warrants turn up $121K in stolen property in Swannanoa
09/28 -  Italy’s Giorgia Meloni is no Mussolini – but she may be a Trump
09/28 -  Predicting Hurricane Ian's track has been difficult. An expert tells us why
09/28 -  "Historically high rates:" Asheville police chief discusses violent crime, prevention
09/28 -  DeSantis: ‘No longer possible to evacuate’ some areas as Hurricane Ian approaches Florida
09/27 -  Fears of sabotage as gas pours into Baltic from Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines
09/27 -  Duke Energy has been biggest leaker of any US utility company for six of the last 11 years, EPA records show
09/27 -  Asheville man gets more than 5 years for stabbing death
09/27 -  Hurricane Ian continues to strengthen, expected to bring significant rain to Carolinas
09/26 -  Lights out, ovens off: Europe preps for winter energy crisis
09/26 -  Italy’s drift to the far right began long before the rise of Giorgia Meloni
09/26 -  NC case at Supreme Court ‘should keep every American up at night,’ ex-AG Eric Holder says
09/26 -  Two dead at scene in vehicle crash involving 7 people in Marion, officials say
09/25 -  ABC News/WaPo poll shows Democrat hopes for ‘Roevember’ circling the drain
09/25 -  Europe holds its breath as Italy prepares to vote in far-right leader
09/25 -  DeSantis campaign ad features Christian nationalist pastor with antisemitic views
09/25 -  Cherokee County to build high school, consolidate 3 existing, with $50 million state grant
09/24 -  The US’s ‘immigration crisis’ is admitting too few immigrants, not too many
09/24 -  Russian men join exodus, fearing call-up to fight in Ukraine
09/24 -  Wake election workers testing hundreds of machines for upcoming general election
09/24 -  Multiple registered sex offenders arrested at NC Mountain State Fair, deputies say
09/23 -  NY probe found potential crimes. Why isn’t Trump in cuffs?
09/23 -  Alarm as Koch bankrolls dozens of election denier candidates
09/23 -  Category 3 Hurricane Fiona may bring 10-12 foot swell to NC Outer Banks
09/23 -  After threats, Waynesville government weighs use of more security measures at meetings
09/21 -  Sri Lanka food crisis has its roots in the globalisation of the 1970s
09/21 -  Special master in Mar-a-Lago case appears skeptical of Trump 'declassification' claims
09/21 -  About 900 incomplete absentee ballots mailed to Buncombe County voters
09/21 -  Putin sets partial military call-up, won’t ‘bluff’ on nukes
09/20 -  Four Ukrainian separatist regions plan votes to join Russia
09/20 -  Trump legal team admits possibility that ex-president could be charged
09/20 -  Developer has new plan for site of Enka clock tower -- and they could have competition
09/20 -  Judge: Antitrust lawsuit against HCA, Mission Hospital can move forward
09/19 -  'Ukraine has fundamentally changed modern warfare' -NATO official
09/19 -  Authorities investigating after shallow grave found behind home in Catawba County
09/19 -  Proud Boys memo reveals meticulous planning for ‘street-level violence’
09/19 -  NC judge dismisses NAACP lawsuit seeking to remove Confederate statue in Graham
09/18 -  Ukraine alleges torture at village near Russian border
09/18 -  The end of the debate? Republicans draw the curtain on political theater
09/18 -  More bike lanes coming to downtown Asheville
09/18 -  Chaos erupts on first night of SCarowinds after rumors of shots fired, police say
09/17 -  Florida governor defends migrant flights to Martha's Vineyard, suggests more to come
09/17 -  Pressure on Russian forces mounts after Ukraine’s advances
09/17 -  Is Truth Social another of Trump’s bungled businesses?
09/17 -  Parents and local leaders reflect on recent lockdowns at three ACS schools
09/16 -  As 1.5C overshoot looms, a high-level commission will ask: what next?
09/16 -  January 6 panel could release report on Trump and Capitol attack before midterms
09/16 -  Purchase of Ramada Inn by Shangri-La finalized, Asheville city officials confirm
09/16 -  'Pickleball is homeless in this town:' Players fight for their own courts
09/15 -  Biden approval rises sharply ahead of midterms: AP-NORC poll
09/15 -  Republicans plan legal assault on climate disclosure rules for public companies
09/15 -  UNC Med students to hospital brass: Stop blocking Medicaid expansion
09/15 -  Henderson County commissioner responds to alleged sexist, racist posts
09/14 -  MyPillow CEO, Trump ally Mike Lindell says FBI issued subpoena, seized phone at a Hardee's
09/14 -  Sexual assault victim who alleges her DNA was used to arrest her sues San Francisco Police
09/14 -  Juvenile charged with making online threats to Buncombe County school
09/14 -  U.S. sent $1.3 billion in small-business covid aid abroad, raising new fraud fears
09/13 -  Asheville pet groomer warns of mysterious respiratory illness affecting dogs
09/13 -  "Top heavy" Concerns raised by some over size, salaries of school district central office
09/13 -  CDC warns a rare condition in kids could be on the rise this fall
09/12 -  "Top heavy": Concerns raised over size, salaries of school district central office
09/12 -  Chief Justice John Roberts defends legitimacy of court
09/12 -  Ukraine keeps up momentum, claims it reached Russian border
09/12 -  Trump threatened not to leave White House after election loss, book says
09/09 -  Britain could plan for the Queen’s death – but not for the risky tides of public feeling
09/09 -  Gun violence up this summer in North Carolina, but not in all communities
09/09 -  South Carolina senators reject a near-total abortion ban in a special session
09/09 -  Britain mourns Elizabeth as Charles becomes king
09/09 -  Mission Health announces $22 million in pay increases amid health care worker shortage
09/08 -  Queen Elizabeth II’s doctors are concerned for her health, Buckingham Palace says; family fly in to be by her side
09/08 -  Steve Bannon surrenders in NY court in wall donor case
09/08 -  Election cases have languished as Wake DA investigated N.C. attorney general
09/08 -  Police officer accused of blinding Asheville protester loses claims against city
09/07 -  The Trump ‘special master’ ruling violates the principle that no-one is above the law
09/07 -  Changes could be coming to dentist offices across NC after several anesthesia-related deaths
09/07 -  Sen. Burr gained $164K, avoided $87K in losses from 'well-timed stock sales' at start of Covid-19 pandemic
09/07 -  Downtown workers want better parking rates; county could roll out affordable plan soon
09/06 -  'Deeply problematic': Experts question judge's intervention in Trump inquiry
09/06 -  US farmers face plague of pests as global heating raises soil temperatures
09/06 -  How might abortion restrictions impact child welfare in WNC?
09/06 -  Student loan forgiveness will not be taxed in South Carolina
09/05 -  Suicide bomber hits Russian Embassy in Kabul, killing top diplomat
09/05 -  Liz Truss wins Tory leadership race to become Britain’s next PM
09/05 -  Black Lives Matter executive accused of 'syphoning' $10M from BLM donors, suit says
09/05 -  One person treated, released from hospital after shooting incident in Asheville
09/04 -  State is trying to cut down on mischief at polling places
09/04 -  Crash threat over Mississippi skies ends with pilot’s arrest
09/04 -  North Carolina candidates pivot toward middle as general election approaches
09/04 -  Trump calls FBI, DoJ ‘vicious monsters’ in first rally since Mar-a-Lago search
09/03 -  Trump in increasing legal peril one month on from Mar-a-Lago search
09/03 -  EBCI looks to clear ‘nuisance buildings’ from Cherokee
09/03 -  NC Democrat in key legislative race can appear on ballot, state elections officials say
09/03 -  'The committee is looking for opposition,' as state weighs battle for new hospital beds
09/02 -  Night-time heat is killing crops. Scientists are rushing to find resilient plants
09/02 -  German gasoline, transport prices jump as subsidies expire
09/02 -  Triangle housing boom is over: Now a buyers’ market, prices drop, days to sell increase
09/02 -  14-year-old victim in stable condition, resting at home after Asheville shooting
09/01 -  NC taxes your student loan forgiveness: You'll pay $525 for every $10,000 forgiven
09/01 -  Polling shows that US voters favor climate bills – yet assume fellow Americans don’t
09/01 -  Black Lives Matter, Pride flags burned in broad daylight at Cary church
09/01 -  Man also charged in meth toxicity death of Haywood County 2-month-old